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How food can improve your mental health (08/06/2017)Approximately one in four of us will experience a mental health problem each year in England. As part of our fight against this, we have a very much underutilised tool - food. In BBC One's Doctor in the House, Dr Rangan Chatterjee tries to help 34-year-old Emma Gleeson, who has been experiencing a… Read more about How food can improve your mental health
Millcroft is the new extra care housing (senior living scheme) opening in Wallingford shortly. There are 20 one-bedroom and 10 two-bedroom apartments available plus a range of community facilities. Oxfordshire County Council has 100% nomination rights to the service initially and is co… Read more about Millcroft - new senior living scheme opening in Wallingford
Transform your life - become a foster carer (11/05/2017)Oxfordshire residents are being asked to consider transforming their lives - and those of vulnerable children - by becoming a foster carer.The county council is appealing for more people to come forward during national
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Launch of Live Well Oxfordshire (28/03/2017)
When you or your loved one need support or want to find new opportunities, it can be hard to know where to start looking.Live Well Oxfordshire i… Read more about Launch of Live Well Oxfordshire
Could you be a Shared Lives carer? (20/10/2016)Being a shared lives carer is a very rewarding and fulfilling role. It’s also one that would be very suitable for someone working from home. The Shared Lives scheme is looking for friendly, caring people willing to share their time and support in return for an agreed fee for the service provided.&… Read more about Could you be a Shared Lives carer?
Multi-million pound Alzheimer's study announced (31/08/2016)A ground-breaking new study that aims to detect the occurrence of Alzheimer's before a person has any obvious clinical symptoms is set to begin – More information is available on the
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Ami launches in Oxfordshire (10/08/2016)
Pokemon Go 'transformed teenager's life' (10/08/2016)A mobile phone game that has caught the attention of the world also appears to have caused a breakthrough with autism sufferers. A video containing more information is available on the BBC news website.
Can singing in a choir boost health? (22/07/2016)Researchers are saying that just one hour of choral singing can boost levels of immune proteins, reduce stress and improve mood. A video containing more information is available on the BBC news website.